Local Time in Kuwait : Print

International Partner Search

The International Partner Search (IPS) provides a report on the level of interest of Kuwaiti firms contacted by the Commercial Service on a U.S. company’s behalf, to explore a partnership with the U.S. company. Key components of an IPS include:

  • The names and addresses, including e-mail and/or web site addresses, of prospective Kuwaiti companies or representatives;
  • The name and title of the key contact person(s) at each Kuwaiti company and their telephone number, and fax and email addresses;
  • Each Kuwaiti prospect's opinion on the market for your product and/or service and the projected success of an agreement, licensing arrangement, joint venture, or other strategic partnership;
  • The Commercial Service specialist's opinion on the Kuwaiti contact’s level of interest in the U.S. company’s product and/or service and the overall suitability of the identified companies and/or representatives;
  • The competition from local firms and/or from a third country, if any; and
  • Basic marketing information, such as the size of the Kuwaiti company and the number of years the company has been in business.
  • A list of the companies that were contacted but did not express interest will also be included.

At the client's request, and at additional cost to the client, additional marketing information may also be provided.

Delivery: 20-30 business days upon receipt of payment. 

Cost*: $750 for small sized firms - $1,750 for medium firms - $2,250 for large-sized firms

* A Small or Medium-Size Enterprise (SME) is defined as a firm with 500 or fewer employees or self-certified as a small business under SBA regulations.  A large company is defined as a firm with more than 500 employees.  Subsidiaries will be classified based on the size of the parent company.

Questions?

Click here to ask us questions about this business matchmaking service.


U.S. Embassy
  • http://kuwait.usembassy.gov/
Kuwait at a Glance
  • Population: 3.98 million (2015)
  • Capital: Kuwait City
  • Official Language: Arabic
  • Currency: Kuwaiti Dinar (KWD)
  • GDP: $112 billion (2015)
  • U.S. Exports to Kuwait: $3.82 billion (2014)
  • U.S. Imports from Kuwait: $10.1 billion (2014)
U.S. and Kuwait Flag
Basic Guide to Exporting
Select USA

  Notice to Visitors!


  The link you have chosen will take you to a non-U.S. Government website.

  If the page does not appear in 5 seconds, please click this: outside web site

  Export.gov is managed by the International Trade Administration and external links are covered by its website  disclaimer statement.


  Notice to Visitors!


  The link you have chosen will take you to a non-U.S. Government website.

  If the page does not appear in 5 seconds, please click this: outside web site

  BuyUSA.gov is managed by the International Trade Administration and external links are covered by its website disclaimer statement.